Seacoast Pathology Laboratory

Laboratory Assistant Vacancy In Exeter

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Job Description


Urgent laboratory assistant recruitment at Seacoast Pathology Inc in Exeter, USA.

Assists laboratory staff in routine tests used to diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Lab assistant job.




  • Opens and inspects all specimens to assure an accurate specimen count.
  • Verifies patient requisitions for completeness of patient, client, and insurance information.
  • Prepares and sorts patient requisitions, and identifies and interprets data to be entered into the information system.
  • Follows proper procedures with specimen rejection, if patient, client, and insurance information is submitted incorrectly on source.
  • Enters alphabetic, numeric, or symbolic data from patient requisitions, face sheets, or photocopy of patients’ insurance card, into the information system following format displayed on screen.
  • Reviews data entered with source documents and/or error reports and enters necessary corrections into the information system.
  • May label requisitions, specimen containers, cassettes and/or slides and affixes coverslip to slides.
  • Routes patient requisitions after entry.
  • Maintains laboratory equipment and tracks all routine maintenance and quality controls performed.
  • Monitors inventory, places supply order prior to depletion, stocks and maintains laboratory supplies.
  • Disposes of hazardous chemical waste per regulatory guidelines.
  • Maintains strictest confidentiality.
  • Complies with all State, Federal, professional regulations as well as company and departmental rules, polices, and procedural manuals.
  • Adherence to CAP, CLIA, State Regulations, HIPAA, Safety and OSHA Regulations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • HS Diploma or equivalent.
  • State licensure, if applicable.
  • 1 year of practical laboratory experience preferred.
  • Successful completion of a pre-employment computerized data entry test and basic skills tests.
  • Successful completion of a pre-employment visual color discrimination test.
  • Color deficiency test.
  • Computers, computer programs, information system(s), photocopiers, scanners, facsimile machines, tissue processors, drying ovens, automatic stainers, cover slippers, and personal protective equipment.
  • Knowledge of laboratory policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of laboratory equipment and testing to operate, clean and sterilize.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology to communicate with laboratory staff.
  • Knowledge of English grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
  • Skill in using computer programs and applications.
  • Skill in typing 45 WPM.
  • Skill in operating a variety of laboratory support instrumentation.
  • Ability to listen, read, understand, and follow oral, and written instruction.
  • Ability to sort and file materials correctly by alphabetic or numeric systems.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive relationships with employees, physicians, vendors, clients, and external agencies.

Other Points

  • Working Hours: Weekly 40 hours.

Job Summary

New Hampshire, USA Location
Full Time Job Type
Salary Not Disclosed
Entry level HS Diploma or equivalent
Seacoast Pathology Laboratory


Seacoast Pathology Laboratory, Sonic Healthcare USA provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.


Seacoast Pathology Laboratory, 1 Hampton Rd #307, Exeter, NH 03833 Phone: 603.778.8522

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